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Prayer for the Living

Topical and timely, Booker Prize–winning author Ben Okri’s new collection of short stories blurs parallel realities and walks the line between darkness and magic.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before February 2, 2021.

Nairobi Noir (Kenya)

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o anchors this truly fascinating first East African installment in the Akashic Noir Series.

I Love You Too

Bob Marley’s first and most famous son, Ziggy, extends his devotion to youth with his debut children’s book.

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Upcoming Events

Columbus Noir — Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati, OH

6/4/20, 7:00pm

Andrew Welsh-Huggins and contributors Chris Bournea, Mercedes King, Kristen Lepionka, and Craig McDonald present Columbus Noir at Joseph-Beth Booksellers.

Lauren J. Sharkey — Book Revue, Huntington, NY

6/23/20, 7:00pm

Lauren J. Sharkey launches her debut novel Inconvenient Daughter at the Book Revue.

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